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Trump vs. Sessions, Again

President Trump and Attorney General Sessions attend the National Peace Officers Memorial Service in Washington, D.C., May 15, 2017. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters)

This is a weak performance from President Trump. He has the power to sack Sessions if he wants to. If he doesn’t want to, he shouldn’t call him “DISGRACEFUL” in public.

As for Sessions: If he wanted a president who would treat his underlings with justice and decorum, he should have picked someone else in the primaries.

Ramesh Ponnuru — Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg View, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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